|Dust bowl democracy - Tara Brabazon|
What does it mean to be 'progressive' politically? Tara Brabazon investigates the arc from Woody Guthrie to Barack Obama, the relationship between popular culture and politics is explored.
Keywords: Brabazon; popular culture; progressive politics
|SundownL2 - Larry Winfield|
Sundown Lounge podcast - archive shows
Keywords: podcast; music; spoken word; progressive politics; science
|Democracy In Action (12/20/2010) - Democracy Unlimited & KMUD Radio|
Democracy in Action on KMUD Radio. Hosted by David Cobb. Guest George Friday of the Independent Progressive Politics Network and United for Peace and Justice discusses the current state of the progressive movement in the United States and what to do about the disappointing presidency of Barack Obama.
Keywords: democracy in action; democracy unlimited; kmud radio; david cobb; george friday; independent progressive politics network; progressive politics; peace movement; democracy movement; move to amend
|Rag Radio 2012-01-20 - Progressive Activist Tom Hayden on Current Issues - Rag Radio with Thorne Dreyer|
Tom Hayden joins us again, to continue the Rag Radio conversation we began on Friday, January 6, 2012. Our first interview with Hayden can be found here: http://www.archive.org/details/RagRadio2012-01-06-TomHayden. According to Nicolas Lemann of The Atlantic, "Tom Hayden changed America." One of the most influential progressive activists in the United States, Hayden was a moving force in SDS and the Sixties New Left...
Keywords: Rag Radio; Thorne Dreyer; Tom Hayden; Activists; Sixties; SDS; Progressive Politics
|Liberty News TV--Episode 14|
TWILIGHT IN AMERICA. Many progressives believe that the American empire is entering a period of rapid decline. We look at several key indicators that might signify the imminent collapse of the American way of life, from the widening gap between rich and poor, to our disconnected leadership, to the "dumbing down" of our mass culture. In this show, we draw on the work of Morris Berman, Noam Chomsky, Howard Zinn and others...
Keywords: Liberty News TV; Liberty News; suburbia; American culture; Armageddon; politics; collapse; activism; progressive politics; democrats; washington; secrecy; spying; Condoleeza Rice; John Kerry; Tim Kaine
Set in a fantasy world modeled after Tolkien's Middle Earth, this darkly comedic political satire about American politics follows the antics of the 'Shrub' as he snivels and claws his way into the highest estates of power. Yet all is not lost. At the pastoral Rivendale Country Club a "fellowship" of heroes have gathered to strategize over how to beat the Dark Lord at his game. Can these unionist dwarves, capitalist rangers and tree-hugging elves settle on a plan, before the world is cast into et...
Keywords: Bush administration; political satire; activism; dark humor; middle earth; dwarves; elves; dragons; politics; progressive politics; Supreme Court; fantasy; indie films; short films; fiction; Tolkien; original works; new films
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|Liberty News TV--Episode 18--July 2006|
The Good, the Clever and the Gutsy: Progressive Politics in America. To produce this month's show, we sent a team to Washington, D.C. to attend the Take Back America conference and other events. We came away with a unique perspective on which progressive leaders (and media) are for real, and which ones are part of the problem. From the wisdom and courage of Congressman Bernie Sanders to the misleading rhetoric of Hillary Clinton, the camera doesn't lie...
Keywords: progressive; apollo alliance; liberal politics; progressive politics; Bernie Sanders; John Conyers; Robert Redford; Biko Baker; Katrina Vanden Heuvel; Hillary Clinton; John Kerry; Nancy Pelosi; Greg Palast; military industrial; Take Back America; campaign financing; Bootswallow Gulch; cowboys; western spoof
|Rag Radio 2014-02-21 - Talkin' Texas Politics with Prominent Political Analysts Glenn Smith & Jeff Crosby - Rag Radio with Thorne Dreyer|
Prominent political analysts Glenn Smith and Jeff Crosby join Rag Radio's Thorne Dreyer in a lively discussion about hot topics in Texas politics and their long-term implications. We address the firestorm generated by right-wing shock rocker Ted Nugent's campaign appearances with Texas gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott; Democrat Wendy Davis' campaign and its prospects for victory and larger impact; the work of grassroots voter registration and empowerment group Battleground Texas; the jockeyin...
Keywords: Rag Radio; Thorne Dreyer; Glenn Smith; Jeff Crosby; Texas Politics; 2014 Political Campaigns; Wendy Davis; Gregg Abbott; Ted Nugent; Battleground Texas; Podcast; Texas Democrats; Conservative Republicans; Texas Tea Party; Progressive Politics